May 18, 1932 – November 2, 2019
Delores M. Steffens, age 87, of St. Michael, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and aunt, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 2nd, 2019.
She was born on May 18, 1932 in St. Michael the daughter of Matthew and Mary (Kirscht) Dehmer.
On August 5, 1952, Delores M. Dehmer and Lloyd Steffens were joined in holy marriage. They enjoyed fifty years of marriage. God blessed their marriage with two sons.
She was a faithful, life long member of The St. Michael Catholic Church in St. Michael.
Delores was an avid and lucky bingo player. She enjoyed sewing, baking, puzzles and spending time with her grandchildren. Delores especially loved to rock the babies.
“We love you to the moon and back, a hug around the neck and a bushel and a peck and we Love you more!
Survived by children: Bruce (Joan) Steffens of Brush Prairie, WA & David (Pam) Steffens of St. Michael, MN; 6 grandchildren: Wendy (Jon) Hartinger, Derek (Saje) Steffens, Jayson Steffens, Chelsea Steffens, Sara Steffens and Hailey Steffens; 4 great grandchildren: Peyton Hartinger, Quinn Hartinger, Mason Steffens and Ahna Steffens; siblings: Margie Robeck of St. Michael, Alberta (Pat) Fitzsimmons of Rogers & Loren (Arlene) Dehmer of St. Michael; many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her husband Lloyd Steffens, parents Matthew & Mary Dehmer, sisters Alice Steffens, Arlene Lindenfelser, Irma Perrault and Florence Kasper.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Delores Steffens will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, November 6th at The St. Michael Catholic Church in St. Michael. Father Peter Richards will be the Celebrant. Interment St. Michael Cemetery. Gift bearers will be the four granddaughters Wendy, Chelsea, Sara and Hailey.
A visitation will be held at the funeral home Tuesday, November 5th from 4-8 P.M. Further visitation at the church on Wednesday, November 6th one hour prior to Mass.
Casket Bearers will be Derek Steffens, Jayson Steffens, Wayne Kasper, Mike Robeck, Joel Dehmer and Joseph Perrault.
The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville
Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to www.thepetersonchapel.com